Monthly Archives: October 2013

Hairy Gorilla or Squirrelly Six?

Over the weekend, I had another chance to get outdoors in the form of a trail race.  Sunday morning was the Hairy Gorilla Half Marathon & Squirrelly Six Mile at Thatcher State Park.  First let me start by saying that … Continue reading

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A {Hike} With Little Boy Blue

I had mentioned earlier in the week that Little Boy Blue didn’t have school this last Friday.  So, I wanted to make sure that we optimized our time together.  In order to do so, we planned a hike.  Well, first … Continue reading

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The Lessons of the Season

“Run my dear, From anything That may not strengthen Your precious budding wings.” ― Hafiz That’s what we’ll call this shot.  “Budding Wings” Because clearly I was just about to say something really important.  See, it must be budding. But … Continue reading

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{Two Things Tuesday} Hitting the Trail

1) The race calendar gets changed all around on a pretty regular basis.  Sometimes, I wonder why I bother to share it here.  Any way, After the Leaves 20K had a date change, thus I need to remove it from … Continue reading

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The {High}Lights

My oh my…. I’ve said it before and I’ll most definitely say it again, but I do love the fall racing season.  I could write you individual race reports, but there’s not anything over significant to report.  In the past … Continue reading

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Starting Over

The last couple of weeks, I have felt a bit like I’m starting over.  Not so much in a fitness perspective.  I haven’t lost any of my base training or anything like that, but instead I’m trying to rethink and … Continue reading

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{2014 Planning} It’s Starting

Well, the 2013 racing season is over.  For triathlons any way.  And if you can believe it’, it’s time to start planning for 2014.  I have been kicking several different race ideas around in my head for the last few … Continue reading

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